Dachser

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Privately held Dachser ranked eighth in JOC’s list of the Top 40 Global 3PLs in 2013, with logistics-related revenue estimated at $6.5 billion, a 13 percent increase from the previous year’s $6.1 billion.

Dachser has roughly 25,000 employees working in 475 offices in 41 nations around the world. In 2013, Dachser handled 69.6 million shipments weighing 32.9 million tons, a 9 percent increase in tonnage from 2012.

Kempten, Germany-based Dachser offers air, land, and sea logistics solutions and transportation, with a heavy focus on perishables. Dachser recorded organic growth of 8.3 percent in its food division in 2013, while the rest of its divisions grew as a result of various acquisitions.

26 Nov 2014
Keeping track of the constantly changing rates and amendments in the container booking system is complex and an exercise in frustration for forwarders, beneficial cargo owners (BCOs) and NVOCCs, but crucial to establishing a bottom line cost, believes CargoSphere president Neil Barni.
15 May 2014
The unaccustomed buoyancy of recent freight rate increases on U.S. trade lanes is giving third party logistics providers a sense that the worst may be over. But it’s too soon to call the coast clear, because they are still reeling from the impact of bad winter weather that caused delays and fueled higher costs.
Norbert Dentressangle rose to 24th from 29th after acquiring Fiege’s logistics operations in Italy, Spain and Portugal.
21 Apr 2014
The world’s largest third-party logistics providers showed minuscule growth in 2013 for the second consecutive year, as sluggish trade growth affected forwarding volume and other 3PL segments saw only modest increases.